Three Score & Ten, or Like Ice Under a Terrible SunLives in Literature · Compiled by W. B. Gooderham
Three Score & Ten is an anthology of literary quotes illustrating every year of one’s life from conception to death. Basically 0 – 70 (or minus 9 months to 70 if you prefer).
Lady Chatterley's Lover
"How time went by! Ten years dead, and she was only twenty-seven."
Sons and Lovers
"‘You’re not going to leave me. What are you? Fifty-three! I’ll give you to seventy-five...'"